Interstate 71 Repaving Projects Update
Hamilton County (Friday, Oct. 5, 2018) - The Interstate 71 repaving
projects require the following restrictions:
- Close the ramps from Reading Road to south I-471 and
from south I-71 to south I-471 nightly from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. Sunday,
Oct. 7 through Saturday morning, Oct. 13. Only one ramp will be closed at
- Various lane closures on north and south I-71 between
Reading Road and the Lytle Tunnel nightly from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. Sunday,
Oct. 7 through Saturday morning, Oct. 13.
- Single lane closures on Stewart Road between the north
I-71 off ramp and the south I-71 on ramp nightly from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m.
Monday, Oct. 8 through Saturday morning, Oct. 13.
- Close the ramp from south I-71 to Gilbert
Avenue/Reading Road from 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11 until 5 a.m. Friday,
- Continued closure of the ramp from north Red Bank Road
to south I-71 through 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23. The detour uses north I-71
to Stewart Road to south I-71.
- Continuous right lane closure on north I-71 between
Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Dana Avenue through 6 a.m. Wednesday,
Oct. 31. The Martin Luther King Jr. Drive ramp to north I-71 will merge
with through traffic at the bottom of the ramp; the Dana Avenue exit will
- The left lane of south I-71 is a contraflow lane, using
the left lane of north I-71. Traffic will remain in this pattern until
Arrow boards and/or
signs will alert motorists of the upcoming restrictions. All work is contingent
To help ensure the
safety of the construction workers as well as the traveling public, motorists
should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while
passing through the work zone. Move over or slow down.
For ongoing traffic,
construction and weather-related information, please check www.OHGO.com.
For more information
contact: Brian Cunningham, Communications
Manager, at 513-933-6517 or Liz Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at
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